Recorded Webinar | Building Health Equity Webinar Series: Improving Health Equity in the LGBTQIA+ Community

View the sixth installment of the Building Health Equity webinar series: Improving Health Equity in the LGBTQIA+ Community. We featured Max Mowitz, program director at One Iowa, and A-M Racila, post-doctoral research fellow in the University of Iowa Department of Internal Medicine. This was a live session on October 12, 2022.

We discussed what health equity practice related to the LGBTQIA+ community should entail, what common barriers this population faces to achieving optimal health, and how health departments and other organizations can promote health equity for LGBTQIA+ identifying individuals in various settings, including healthcare.


1. Discuss the current health equity issues facing the LBGTQIA+ community and their causes 

2. Learn about programs and strategies that have been implemented to address these issues 

3. Explore ways to implement strategies to meet the needs of LGBTQIA+ communities and promote health equity  

Our Speakers

Max Mowitz (He/Him/√Čl and They/Them/Elle), One Iowa
A-M Racila (They/Them and He/Him), Carver College of Medicine Department of Internal Medicine

View the Recorded Webinar

A podcast version of this webinar is also available.

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This project is funded by the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services.